He also seems to have advanced dexterity and athletic muscle memory, as he once observed a neighborhood basketball game and perfectly duplicated the trajectory of shots when he attempted this himself. "Allen, what are you doing here?" "Uh, no...it has to do with...science lab. Back when her mother still lived at home, before she got so involved with her career, the clean, neatly folded, sweet-smelling laundry had always appeared like magic in Robbie's closet and drawers; she'd never stopped to question how or why. And hot coffee -- lots of cream, no sugar -- splashed all over his neatly knotted tie. The Powerful Princess's Competitive Maze Book: The Mazes Start Easy and Get Harder.... Legend of the Star Runner: A Timmi Tobbson Adventure Book for Boys and Girls (Solve... Dreamland: Part 1: The Fabric of Dreams (The Dreamland Trilogy). Isn't it a beautiful morning? "Good morning, Robbie! Allen has an affinity for canned cheese, and lives in the family's attic in a strange alien cocoon. Maybe if I were an alien with out-of-this-world powers, she thought, I could ace this thing called life, too. 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With any other kid he might have suspected a smart-aleck attitude behind that remark. There's a problem loading this menu right now. Yes! (1997–2000). Now her plans to get up early for a last-minute cram session were history. Now what? ", "Would you like me to assist you?" Jason MarsdenPaul HoenLev L. SpiroShawn LevyDianah WynterCarew Topper Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. But mother-daughter chats were supremely difficult when your mom lived hundreds of miles away. Allen said he "chose" to disguise himself as an African-American boy as the first Earth people he spied upon were some African-American men playing basketball, and figured this was a way to acculturate. At the time Robbie had been pretty desperate for any points she could get her hands on, but when she agreed to do it, the show had seemed years away. The Journey of Allen Strange Display [McNaught, Judith] on Amazon.com. Dean), her younger brother Josh (Shane Sweet), and their father Ken (Jack Tate). There were too many people (and aliens) trying to get their hands (or other appendages) on Allen -- Trykloids, extraterrestrial enemies of the Xelans, for instance; and Phil Berg, a goofy, overzealous alien hunter who had his own show, Watch the Skies, on a local cable channel. He uses his abilities to bring a mannequin in a sportin… Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. Robbie unenthusiastically shook a box of cold cereal into her bowl -- and got mostly dust from the bottom of the box. ". ", "Introduce me," Allen said. Create your own unique website with customizable templates. She shook her head. Only the faintest whiff of fresh-smelling laundry detergent. She stifled another yawn as she propped up her history book in front of her on the table. She said she knew it was late, but she called as soon as she could. The Journey of Allen Strange is an American television series that aired on Nickelodeon's SNICK block of programming for three seasons from November 1997 to April 2000.[1][2]. She'd raided it earlier in the week and knew it held no solution to her problem. 1 of 2 people found this review helpful. But it was the career that had led Gail Stevenson to San Francisco. She glanced around her room. November 8". Not hardly. He befriends two human children and it is up to them to find a way to get him back home while they try to keep him secret. Ken joked. He grabbed his briefcase, then gave Robbie a quick kiss on the cheek. Her dad was a pretty smart guy. Robbie scolded herself. "Stand back." She shook it out -- not too wrinkled. "Ho, boy. This page was last edited on 9 October 2020, at 18:58. So now she and her dad took turns dealing with the L-word, and she'd pretty much adopted her father's technique, or lack thereof: stuff everything in the machine together, add detergent, then cross your fingers and hope nothing got ruined. With Erin J. Robbie couldn't believe it. Hi, Josh!" He befriends two human children and it is up to them to find a way to get him back home while they try to keep him secret. She grabbed her cordless phone and hit Speed Dial number one, then opened her second dresser drawer. He also possesses extremely high intelligence and can read incredibly fast by simply placing his hand on the cover of a book. Bravely he rinsed out a cup and poured coffee into it. Latanya (Jaquita Ta'le) - Robbie's best friend who shares the same interests. Now if I could only find my other Teva sandal... Downstairs a sleepy Ken Stevenson yawned as he surveyed the family's cozy eat-in kitchen. ", Robbie blushed. Ken snorted good-naturedly. "That's a mouthwatering idea, Mr. Stevenson. Fast Friends 034. Robbie made a face. He also possesses extremely high intelligence and can read incredibly fast by simply placing his hand on the cover of a book. I'm playing it in the 'Come Out and See the Stars' talent show tonight.". Like Josh, he kind of went overboard with the science-fiction stuff. She knew she shouldn't take her feelings out on Allen. This FAQ is empty. Tossing the covers aside, she leaped out of bed and shook her head to banish the last wisps of dream from her mind. A boy's cousin stays with his family. Allen pointed a forefinger at the brown stain spreading across the conservative blue stripes. But sometimes she felt as if she never would. 22 minutes I guess I could E-mail her, like Josh does, she thought. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. Mom must be pulling double shifts at the hospital. In the weeks leading up to the series' premiere, Nickelodeon ran a series of teaser ads which would at first appear to be promos for other shows, or for Nickelodeon in general, when a blue ooze would fill the screen as an announcer said cryptically, "Something strange is coming to SNICK. He uses his abilities to bring a mannequin in a sporting goods store to life; this "animated mannequin" poses as his Earth father, Manfred, for events like parent-teacher conferences. He stared at Josh, who was about to nod off into his soggy cereal. "Would you like me to play you a brisk tune to cheer you up?". But last night Robbie had begged off kitchen cleanup with complaints of an important history test, Josh had claimed to have a project due that required extensive online research, so Ken had agreed to wash up, even though he'd also cooked. And away from the family. And, Ken thought with a sigh, it had only gotten worse after their mother moved to San Francisco. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. Way out of town. He held the mouthpiece up to his lips. A series of nine books, each adapted from an episode of the show, was published. "I have just the thing for rousing human children. His naivety on the subject (bringing in plain black posterboards for his Black History Month presentation) sparked a Black History Month episode, featuring Allen learning information about slavery and The Civil Rights Movement. ”. He often helps Allen out of dangerous situations and is a good friend of Ken who nicknames him "Manny". A list of these books is available at the Internet Speculative Fiction Database. he asked. Add the first question. But it was too dangerous. "I've got a spare in the car. I uh...didn't hear you come in. "Great...just great," he muttered as he grabbed a paper towel, knowing it would be a useless weapon against the stain. The tie-in books were written by several authors, including John Vornholt and Mel Odom. Original. And if he thought about Allen too closely, he might guess the truth: that Allen wasn't a friend who lived down the block. A beautifully illustrated book teaching kids to love what you do and never give up. ", "Dad," Robbie complained, "why didn't you wake me up? "No!" Are you guys sick? Robbie reached for the man-made clock on her bedside table to confirm what Mother Nature had already told her. Cassandra doesn't have magic. But Allen Strange had become good friends with both the Stevenson kids, and that had brought Robbie and Josh together at a time when they really needed each other. It would then clear out and the interrupted promo would conclude as if nothing had happened. ", "What!" The series is about Allen Strange, a teenage alien who snuck into a Xelan spaceship headed for Earth and got stranded here. "What have you got in there, a pizza? " It was clean! You make that little yellow smiley-face guy seem like a grouch. ", Ken swallowed a chuckle. "You kids have a good day, now. The Broken Puzzle 021. The front door slammed and a very grumpy Robbie sank into a kitchen chair. "Waking those kids up is getting harder every morning. He never seemed to run down. Please try again. She'd stayed up late studying for this morning's history test, then had spent the night tumbling through nightmares about not being able to find her classroom. 87 просмотров два года назад Eye of a Stranger 032. Eye of a Stranger 032. "Ready for another exciting day of exploring the wonders of the universe?"